Film Information

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Below is information about films playing this month. Arranged in date order.
Victoria & Abdul (PG)
7, 8, 10 & 12 OCT
112 mins.

Director: Stephen Frears
Starring: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal & Eddie Izzard

​A lavish, period drama with wit and charm, Victoria & Abdul tells the extraordinary true story of one of the unlikeliest friendships in history. As Queen Victoria (Dench) tries to make sense of her legacy in the last years of her reign, she forms a strong bond with her newest servant, a young Indian clerk called Abdul (Fazal). Their devoted alliance provokes outrage within the Royal Household, but it rejuvenates the cosseted ruler, who begins to see a changing world through new eyes. 
​Wind River (15)
6, 10 & 11 OCT
107 mins.

Director: Taylor Sheridan
Starring: Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen & Jon Bernthal

After wildlife officer Cory Lambert (Renner) discovers a body on the blizzard-whipped plains of Wyoming's Wind River Indian Reservation, the FBI sends in rookie agent Jane Banner (Olsen) to lead the investigation. Unprepared for the unforgiving, inhospitable terrain, she employs Lambert as a tracker, and the pair venture out in pursuit of the killer. But something about his past makes Lambert a reluctant ally.
It (15)
6-8 & 12 OCT
135 mins.

Director: Andres Muschietti
Starring: Bill Skarsgard, Jaeden Lieberher, Jeremy Ray Taylor & Finn Wolfhard

All is not well in the town of Derry, Maine. Children are vanishing. A trail of cast-off toys snakes through the sewers. Something lurks in the labyrinth below. It preys on the phobias of its victims. It changes shape to become what they fear, it masquerades as a clown to ensnare young children, dangling balloons to lure them to it's lair. Seven young misfits unite to confront it, but this evil bozo is the one hunting them. It's an ancient, monstrous, bloodthirsty demon - and it's all of their worst nightmares and terrors at once. Having scared readers witless for over three decades, Stephen King'c classic horror novel finally gets the big-screen treatment, and it's all set to make cinema audiences leap out of their skin. 
Loving Vincent - Live Satellite Premiere (12A)
9 OCT ONLY
91 mins.

Directors: Dorota Kobiela & Hugh Welchman

The life and controversial death of Vincent Van Gogh as told by his paintings and by the characters that inhabit them. A year after Van Gogh's demise, Armand Roulin - a model for the artist - became obsessed with his death. Was it an accident? Was it suicide? This fully painted feature film explores one of art's great mysteries. 
 
Goodbye Christopher Robin (PG)
13-19 & 24-26 OCT
107 mins.

Director: Simon Curtis
Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald & Will Tilston

The adventures of Winnie-the-Pooh may have captured the hearts of children for almost a century, but it's the fascinating, moving story behind this honey-loving bear that steals the spotlight in Goodbye Christopher Robin. After the great War, a shell-shocked A.A Milne (Gleeson) is keen to write, and to "do something worthwhile." His days spent with his young son, Christopher Robin (Tilston), divert him towards children's literature - and it's his son's collection of toys that inspires the magical world of Pooh Bear and friends. C.R. Milne and family, including his mother, Daphne (Robbie), and nanny, Olive (Macdonald), are swept up in the international success of the books, but the fame it brings comes at a price.
Kingsman: The Golden Circle (15)
13-19 OCT
141 mins.

Director: Matthew Vaughn
Starring: Colin Firth, Taron Egerton & Julianne Moore

When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, the Kingsman's journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the US. These two elite secret organizations must band together to defeat a common enemy. The sequel to the spy action-comedy 'Kingsman Secret Service' 3 years ago. 
Monster Island (PG)
14 OCT ONLY
80 mins.

Director: Leopoldo Aguilar
Voices: Fiona Hardingham & Roger Jackson

This Pixar-esque animated adventure concerns young Lucas who is born into a family of monsters. When he metamorphoses into his true self, terrifying his classmates, he is compelled to flee town. Chiefly for the under 10s but with an underlying serious message about accepting who you really are. 
Breathe (12A) - Member's Charity Preview
20 OCT ONLY
117 mins.

Director: Andy Serkis
Starring: Andrew Garfield, Calire Foy & Hugh Bonneville

The inspirational true story of Robin and Diana Cavendish. At the age of 28, Robin is struck down by polio and confined to a hospital bed. With the help of the groundbreaking ideas of inventor Teddy Hall, Robin and Diana dare to escape the hospital ward to seek out a full and passionate life together. 

100% of the ticket sales go to the British Polio Fellowship Charity. 
The Mountain Between Us (Cert TBC)
20-26 OCT
TBC mins.

Director: Hany Abu-Assad
Starring: Idris Elba & Kate Winslet

​Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.
The Jungle Bunch (U)
21, 22, 27 & 28 OCT
TBC mins.

Director: David Alaux
Voices: Kirk Thornton, Andre Gordon & Cam Stance

Igor the evil koala is on a mission to destroy the jungle with his band of silly baboons. So, Jungle Bunch to the rescue in this colourful animation, a mix of Kung-Fu Panda, Madagascar and The Jungle Book. Adapted from the hit French-American CGI cartoon series. 
The Princess Bride (PG)
23 OCT ONLY
99 mins.

Director: Rob Reiner
Starring: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin & Chris Sarandon

Rob Reiner's classic fairy tale with a healthy dose of tongue-in-cheek humour, The Princess Bride remains as fresh and as entertaining today as it was when it was first released 30 years ago. 
Moana Sing-a-long (PG)
24 OCT ONLY
113 mins.

Directors: Ron Clements & John Musker
Voices: Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson & Rachel House

​In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches Moana's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right. This time round, we have a sing-a-long version for the kids. 
Sing (U) - Free Member's Screening
26 OCT ONLY
108 mins.

Directors: Garth Jennings & Christophe Lourdelet
Voices: Matthew McConaughey

​In a city of humanoid animals, a hustling theater impresario's attempt to save his theater with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates even as its finalists' find that their lives will never be the same. McConaughey voices koala bear and impresario Buster Moon.
mother! (18)
27, 28 & 31 OCT
121 mins.

Director: Darren Aronofsky
Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris & Michelle Pfeiffer

​A couple's relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence. The director from Black Swan wades back into the darkness with his latest psychological-horror movie which catapults superstar Jennifer Lawrence into wildly different territory to her Hunger Games and X-Men roles.
Blade Runner 2049 (12A)
27 OCT- 2 NOV
TBC mins.

Director: Denis Villeneuve
Starring: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Jared Leto & Robin Wright

​A young blade runner's discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years. One of the decade's most anticipated films, the sequel to Ridley Scott's seminal 1982 neo-noir, Blade Runner, is finally upon us. 
 
Fire In Babylon (12A)
29 OCT ONLY
87 mins.

Director: Stevan Riley

In a turbulent era of apartheid in South Africa, race-riots in England and civil unrest in the Caribbean, the West Indies cricketers of the late 70s and 80s struck a wonderfully defiant blow at the forces of white prejudice worldwide. Fire In Babylon boasts dynamic archive footage, classic music by the likes of Bob Marley And The Wailers, Gregory Isaacs and Burning Spear, and is a story that celebrates the equalizing power of sport.
God's Own Country (15)
30 OCT ONLY
105 mins.

Director: Francis Lee
Starring: Josh O'Connor & Alec Secareanu

Johnny Saxby works long hours on his family's remote farm in the north of England, numbing his daily frustration with nightly binge drinking at the local pub and casual sex. But when a Romanian migrant worker arrives to take up temporary work, Johnny finds himself dealing with emotions he has never felt before. As they begin working closely together during lambing season, an intense relationship forms - one that could change Johnny's life for ever. 
Borg Vs McEnroe (15)
1 & 2 NOV
TBC mins.

Director: Janus Metz Pedersen
Starring: Sverrir Gudnason & Shia LaBeouf

​The story of the 1980s tennis rivalry between the placid Björn Borg and the volatile John McEnroe. As the final approaches, both men delve into their formative memories to find the strength and answers they'll need to triumph on the hallowed turf of SW19. As much a character study as a sports movie, Borg Vs McEnroe reveals the personalities and inner demons that shaped one of the sporting world's most riveting dramas- the thrilling high point of a compelling rivalry.